CVE Database


Impact: Moderate
Public: 2014-01-05
Bugzilla: 1053725: CVE-2013-1740 nss: false start PR_Recv information disclosure security issue


A flaw was found in the way TLS False Start was implemented in NSS. An attacker could use this flaw to potentially return unencrypted information from the server.

Find out more about CVE-2013-1740 from the MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score: 4.3
Base Metrics: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N
Access Vector: Network
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: None
Confidentiality Impact: Partial
Integrity Impact: None
Availability Impact: None

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Red Hat security errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 (nss) RHSA-2014:1246 September 16, 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 6 RHSA-2014:0917 July 22, 2014

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